Striking matatu operators claim they are being harassed by police in the name of implementing the new traffic laws. Association chairman Dickson Mbugua says some of their members were arrested over the weekend without a valid reason. He says they will meet with the transport ministry and police to ensure the harassment is stopped.
The Star (Nairobi)
Kenya: Matatu Operators Claim Police Are Harassing Them With New LawBy Diana Madegwa, 3 December 2012
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